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All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1940 item #917929
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Bradbury, Agnew & Co.: Bouverie Street, London, E.C. This soft red leather set is 4 3/4" tall and is missing Volume III of the Twelve Volume Set. The bindings and pages are in nice overall condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1930 item #917925
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Soft black leather bindings complete in eight volumes. Arranged and Edited by Newton Marshall Hall and Irving Francis Wood. John Rudin & Company, Inc., Chicago. Third Edition, 1925. 9 1/2" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #917913
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This group of eight French leather-bound books range from 5 1/2" to 7 1/2" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1800 item #917908
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1778 back full calf bindings with raised, hubbed spines, rubbed, worn; some hinges beginning to tear. These five odd volumes of pre-1780 English leather-bound books are 6 1/2" to 7" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #917904
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These seven leather-bound are the illustrated Library Editions from Boston, 1873-75 and are tan 3/4 leather and marbled boards with brown and black spine labels, rubbed and bumped with some chipping at the spine ends; label portions lacking. 7 3/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1940 item #917895
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Edition DeLuxe, Philadelphia, ca. 1890. Green 3/4 leather and marbled boards with gilt-decorated and lettered spines. Light wear overall with some chipping to a spine end on one volume. These eight volumes of Scott's works are 8 3/8" tall and in good overall condition.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1940 item #917888
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These ten French leather-bound books are in very nice condition and range from 8 1/2" tall to 11 1/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1940 item #917884
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These ten French leather-bound books are in very nice condition and range from 8 1/2" tall to 11 1/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1940 item #917880
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London, ca. 1880 tan 3/4 leather and marbled boards with red and green spine labels. Extremities are rubbed and bumped and there is some chipping to the spine ends. These five leather-bound volumes are 8 3/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #917656
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Includes Queen's Necklace, Forty-Five Guardsmen, Joseph Balsamo, Countess De Charny, Chicot The Jester, Memoirs Of A Physician, Taking The Bastile and Chevalier De Maison Rouge. New York: A. L. Burt Publisher, ca. 1900 (No Date). Bound in 3/4 burgundy leather and marbled boards with gilt lettering on spines; extremities rubbed and bumped; some spine top chipping. 7 3/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #917650
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Copyright Edition, In Two Volumes. Leipzig: Bernhard Tauchnitz, 1863. Includes 28 Albumen photos tipped in. Fully bound in vellum with gilt decorations on front and back covers as well as the spines; all fore-edges red. Interior quite clean; photos are very clean. Volume I is 328 pages; Volume II is 310 pages; 6 1/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1910 item #917643
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Retold From Chaucer & Others by F. J. Harvey Darton with Introduction by F. J. Furnivall and Illustrations by Hugh Thomson. London: Wells Gardner, Darton & Co. New York: Frederick A. Stokes Company, Publishers, 1904. Hardcover has chipping at top and bottom of spine with rubbed corners. Interior pages are lightly toned with some staining and foxing but very readable overall. 8 1/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #917638
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Copyrighted 1893 by Mexican Central Railway Co., Limited. Engraved and Printed at Collins Press, Boston. Printed on cover: ' To Captain T. L. Rogers S. S. Esperanza From F. P. Hoeck and Chas. T. Rogers.' Hardcover hinges are torn but attached; spine is chipped at top and bottom. Interior pages are lightly toned with minor foxing but complete and very clean overall. 7 3/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #917636
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Translated from the French of Jouffroy by William H. Channing. Complete in Two Volumes; Boston: William H. Dennet, 1867. Hardcover spines have light chipping at top and bottom; lightly stained covers. Interiors are complete with light toning. 7 5/8" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1930 item #917630
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Einleitung Von Thomas Mann; Kurt Wolff Verlag / Munchen, 1927. Copiously illustrated volume in fair condition with toned and chipping hardcover. Hinges are loose but intact; interior lightly toned and nice overall. 6 1/8" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1910 item #917627
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Lettered and decorated by Sexton Wilkerson; The Stone Printing & Manufacturing Co. of Roanoke, VA, 1909. Bound in paper with a piece of string tied on the spine. Previous ownership signed in pen on first blank page; good overall condition with light shelf wear. 8 1/4" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1910 item #915962
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John Henry Clewell. New York: Doubleday, Page & Company, 1902. Bound in original red cloth with gilt title on cover and spine. There is some wear to the extremities with a significant amount of silverfish damage to the exterior. The interior is illustrated throughout with photos, maps and drawings, which are lightly toned and foxed. Previous ownership is hand-written and stamped on the second free endpaper. 365 pages; 9" tall.
All Items : Traditional Collectibles : Books : Pre 1900 item #915953
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The original edition, complete and unabridged, with the life and adventures of the author, now first written by John Camdon Hotten. Eighty full-page illustrations drawn and colored after the originals by T. Rowlandson. London: John Camden Hotten, Picadily (1869). 354 pages plus 19 pages of "Very important new books...